Category: Recovery

Jul 14
[Podcast] Learning How to Do Life

Chuck Novak’s life hasn’t always been easy.  A substance use problem led to five…

Jul 13
[Podcast] Incarcerated by Your Own Thinking

Barry Grant’s experiences being incarcerated over 20 years ago changed and shaped his…

Jul 11
Doctors, Nurses and Recovery

Last week a book I had ordered dropped through the letterbox. It’s Adam Hill’s ‘Long…

Jul 10
On advocacy and criticism

This post was originally published January 1, 2020. I’m not sure why, but I’ve been…

Jul 08
WHERE is Addiction?

If you were asked to physically point to the location of a person’s addiction illness,…

Jul 07
Jamie Lee Curtis Opens Up on Her Drug Addiction and Recovery

Addiction doesn’t discriminate. Jamie Lee Curtis shares her recovery story.…

Jul 07
In Praise of Service

It doesn’t come up much here, but I am a social worker. Both of my degrees are in…

Jul 06
Your Messy Guts Matter

“Nope. Not today. Maybe tomorrow. Maybe you’ll matter enough tomorrow.”A friend posted…